Wednesday, May 7, 2014 local almanac
[caption id="" align="alignleft" width="128"] Cairo: High 70F; low 45F.[/caption]
[caption id="" align="alignleft" width="125"] Catskill: High 71F; low 46F.[/caption]
READ TEMPERATURE IN HUDSON: On thermometer in Studio A.
FAR LEFT: The temperature on the far left is from the Hawthorne Valley Farm Weather Page.
MIDDLE TEMP: Cairo from Weather Underground page.
FAR RIGHT: Catskill from Weather Underground page.
Local weather forecast
Today’s forecast is specific to Catskill, in Greene County:
Today: A Frost Advisory remains in effect for the Hudson Valley remains in effect until 8 a.m. Increasing clouds. High near 71. Wednesday night, a slight chance of showers after 10 p.m. Mostly cloudy. Low around 46. Chance of precipitation is 20 percent.
Forecast for the next three days:
Thursday: A chance of showers, mainly before noon. Mostly cloudy. High near 68. Thursday night, a slight chance of showers, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1 a.m. Mostly cloudy. Low around 52.
Friday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1 p.m., then isolated showers. Cloudy. High near 68. Friday night, isolated showers, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 10 p.m. Cloudy. Low around 58.
Saturday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after noon. Cloudy. High near 75. Saturday night, scattered showers. Mostly cloudy. Low around 57.
Today is the first Wednesday of the month.
WGXC suggests calling ahead to confirm time and location.
GHENT Planning Board meeting at 7 p.m. at Town Hall, P.O. Box 98, Ghent (392-4644).
GREENE COUNTY Meetings for Human Services, Health, and Education Committees at 6 p.m. at County Building, 411 Main St., Catskill (719-3270).
GREENPORT Town Board meeting at 7 p.m. at Greenport Town Hall, 600 Town Hall Drive, Hudson (828-4656).
HUDSON Hudson Common Council Youth and Aging, and Arts and Entertainment and Tourism committee meetings have been rescheduled to Mon., May 19 (828-1030).
LIVINGSTON Planning Board meeting at 7 p.m. at Town Hall, County Rte. 19, Livingston (851-9441).
The day ahead on 90.7-FM
12:05 a.m.: Radio Stew: Listening "Deep Listening" from Pauline Oliveros, Oscar the Grouch ("Noise"), Tom Petty ("Listen to Her Heart"), DJ Shadow ("Listen"), Talib Kweli ("Listen!!!"), Beyonce ("Listen"), Donald Byrd and Kenny Burrell ("Say Listen"), Explosions in the Sky ("Can't We Just Listen to the Silence"), Grizzly Bear ("Listen and Wait"), Steve Forbert ("Listen to Me"), Spinal Tap ("[Listen to The] Flower People"), The Monkees ("Listen to the Band"), The Stylistincs ("Stop, Look, Listen To Your Heart"), Wings ("Listen to What The Man Says"), and J. Mascis ("Listen to Me").
1 a.m.: Vital Weekly: Derek Piotr Episode 930 of weekly experimental new music show, by folks formerly behind Staalplaat. Click on title for playlist 930.
2 a.m.: Tabs Out: Negative Energy Cassette show, Episode #44. "Mics came unplugged, we called the pizza joint we go to over an argument about sauce placement, and played tapes by Black Unicorn, Broken Key, Charles Barabé, Negative Energy, Blackhoods, Yom San, Symbol, Tlön, Ghost Dudes, Endless Bummer, Mads Emil Nielsen, Zaimph & Yek Koo, Reebok Occult, Sugarm, and Matt Boettke."
6 a.m.: Background Briefing with Ian Masters Inside breaking international and national news. A radio program featuring international and national news, expert guests, policy makers and critics with analysis and insight on national security, foreign and domestic policy, political, cultural and social issues. This program goes far beyond the headlines and deep under the radar to bring forward truths unheard in the American media.
7 a.m.: WGXC Morning Show News, weather, events, music and more. Live from the Hudson studio. Hosted by Cheryl K, for Philip Grant.
8 a.m.: Democracy Now! hosted by Amy Goodman and Juan Gonzalez.
9 a.m.: WGXC Morning Show continues.
10 a.m.: @Issue: Paul Czajka, Edward Moore Columbia County District Attorney Paul Czajka and Hudson Chief of Police Edward Moore will discuss opiate addiction and the issues surrounding addiction from a law enforcement perspective. This is the second in a series of episodes on addiction, treatment and justice in the region. Hosted by Victor Mendolia and Debora Gilbert.
2 p.m.: Barbershop Talks: Mother's Day Discussion about the differences of mothers of yesterday and today, shout outs to mothers, and debate on those in the media who are detrimental to the black community. Hosted by Kamal Johnson and Vern Cross.
4 p.m.: WGXC Afternoon Show
6 p.m.: Feature Story News